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A 23-year-old male asked:

I am addicted to latex gloves, i love them so much, is this a medical condition?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Fetish: There is a community out there that makes a fetish of rubber and latex. Rubber gloves are a part of this. It is a personal and private matter and not a medical condition. Strictly speaking it is a 'fetish' and does not generally do harm as long as it is kept private.

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